• Shaping Scholars, Reshaping Institutions

  • Shaping Scholars, Reshaping Institutions

  • Shaping Scholars, Reshaping Institutions

  • Shaping Scholars, Reshaping Institutions

  • Shaping Scholars, Reshaping Institutions

  • Shaping Scholars, Reshaping Institutions

  • Shaping Scholars, Reshaping Institutions

  • Shaping Scholars, Reshaping Institutions

  • Shaping Scholars, Reshaping Institutions

  • Shaping Scholars, Reshaping Institutions

  • Shaping Scholars, Reshaping Institutions

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Welcome to Emory University's Graduate Division of Religion

The Graduate Division of Religion (GDR) is a unit of the Laney Graduate School drawing on the resources of the Department of Religion in Emory College and Candler School of Theology. Approximately 150 students are enrolled in nine courses of study in the GDR.

The Graduate Division of Religion is the second-largest doctoral program at Emory, and it benefits from one of the most diverse faculties and student bodies in American doctoral education. Named by the National Research Council as one of the premier PhD programs in the United States, the GDR is committed to developing scholars who will reshape academic disciplines and institutions for a new generation. 

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Laney Colloquium in Religion

 translations

The Laney Colloquium on Religion has chosen TRANSLATIONS as its theme for 2017-18. A series of panels, talks and discussions will engage faculty and students across and beyond the GDR, including: those who are doing translations, those studying the history or the sociology of translations, and those interested in the translation of ideas or practices, from one religion or context to another.